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SOUTHERN HUMBOLDT - Three are injured including a Myers Flat man allegedly under the influence after a crash in Southern Humboldt

According the California Highway Patrol, just before 1 pm Tuesday, 36-year old Bud Ross was driving a 1998 Subaru sedan southbound on Highway 254, the Avenue of the Giants. Due to Ross driving under the influence, officials say he lost control of the vehicle...

Post date: Wed, 06/15/2016 - 23:45

BLUE LAKE - Blue Lake residents are now able to access clean energy programs after city council passed several resolutions;

Programs such as Pace and Hero allow local governments, when authorized by the state, to fund the up-front costs of energy improvements on commercial and residential properties; which are paid back over time by property owners.

The resolutions put in place...

Post date: Wed, 06/15/2016 - 23:28

EUREKA - An inmate who walked away from the High Rock Conservation Camp in Weott was taken into custody in Eureka.

33-year old Erwin Young had been on the loose since Sunday. He was set to be released in February of 2017, for his sentence of car theft.

Just after 7:30 Wednesday evening, Young was found by correctional investigators on Broadway.

He will be transported to...

Post date: Wed, 06/15/2016 - 21:31

NORTH COAST – $3.7 million in grant funding is coming to the Klamath River basin to improve salmon habitat and support restoration activities.

The Bureau of Reclamation, NOAA Fisheries and The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation awarded 12 grants from the Klamath River Coho Habitat Restoration Grant Program. The grants were announced Wednesday and leverage over $1.3 million of funding...

Post date: Wed, 06/15/2016 - 17:45

ARCATA - A Humboldt State forestry major that graduated from the university just a few weeks ago has died.

According to a letter sent Tuesday from HSU to its students; 23-year-old Alex Robbins lost his life in boating accident while fishing off the coast of California near Catalina Island on June 2. Robbins was from Novato and compassionate about fishing. He was even on his way to...

Post date: Wed, 06/15/2016 - 17:37

EUREKA - After only one week of trial for the former Humboldt County Sheriff’s Sergeant accused of sexual assault, closing arguments were made Wednesday morning and jury deliberations are now underway.

Jason Daniels is accused by two women that he sexually assaulted them while he was on duty in 2013. He is being charged with one count of sexual assault with a foreign object and two...

Post date: Wed, 06/15/2016 - 17:32

PATRICKS POINT - Just a few weeks ago, the Patrick’s Point State Park Visitor Center was broken into and burglarized. Now the center’s organization has started a GoFundMe campaign to help cover costs.  

On the morning of May 31st staff arrived to find the front door was turned into a pile of shattered glass and that the center’s safe was stolen. The safe contained a week’s...

Post date: Wed, 06/15/2016 - 17:28

TRINIDAD - the Trinidad Lighthouse graces magazine covers and coffee tables. Now the Bureau of Land Management wants your input on how this North Coast treasure should be managed.

The BLM and community partners have managed the property since taking ownership from the U.S. Coast Guard in 2014.

The Bureau is soliciting feedback from the community on its just-released environmental...

Post date: Wed, 06/15/2016 - 17:24